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Three reasons companies are being proactive about climate change

For business leaders, climate change is not uncertain or in the future, but part of their everyday decision making in the here and now, says …

Duke University

Eye Candy for Today: Amraham Bloemaert’s flute player

<i>The Flute Player</i>, Abraham Bloemaert<p>Roughly 23 x 27 inches (58 x 69 cm), link is to zoomable version on Google Art Project, downloadable file on …

Drawing

A picture worth 1,000 bites

Congratulations to Stacy Zarin Goldberg and Lisa Cherkasky for their unbelievable image on the front page of the Aug. 1 Food section [“Summer’s tricolor trifecta”]. It’s a roughly one-foot-wide photograph of a disaggregated Caprese salad, with multiple tomato varieties plus the basil, mozzarella, …

Opinion

Daly exits PGA without a word, but not quietly

ST. LOUIS (Reuters) - To mark the PGA Championship's 100th anniversary, the PGA of America is having a little fan friendly contest to determine the major's greatest edition of all-time.<p>Voting on social media is conducted in a head-to-head match play format and as of Friday the choices had been …

Golf

Melbourne Cup quinella in doubt for this years race

The two horses who ran the quinella in last years Melbourne Cup ‘Rekindling’ and ‘Johannes Vermeer’ are in doubt to contest this years edition of the …

Melbourne Cup

Pospisil: Nebraska's Ryan Vermeer enters second PGA Championship in top form

<b>Sign up for World-Herald news alerts</b><p>Be the first to know when news happens. Get the latest breaking headlines sent straight to your inbox.<p>Close<p>1 of 13<p>…

Golf

PGA Professionals with the most PGA Championship appearances | PGA Championship

Every year, the top finishers at the PGA Professional Championship are invited to compete in that year’s PGA Championship.<p>This year, the 20 players …

Golf

Business training class with a Christian emphasis begins Aug. 20

A nonprofit is promoting an upcoming class to help aspiring entrepreneurs start or stabilize a business.<p>Partners Worldwide, a global network that …

Entrepreneurship

CBS Sports' 100th PGA Championship Preview show set for Sunday | PGA Championship

<b>PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. –</b> CBS Sports will present The 100th PGA Championship Preview, Sunday, Aug. 5, from 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. ET, setting the …

Golf

Thirteen tornadoes touched down in Iowa July 19th

Just Now<p>DES MOINE, Iowa- Thirteen tornadoes touched down during a severe weather outbreak in Iowa July 19th. The National Weather Service has …

Weather

Development offers just what East Boston needs

“Coppersmith Village [is] a well-planned, community-supported, affordable family housing development.”

East Boston

Ryan Vermeer finds putting touch to win second Nebraska Section PGA title in three years

NEBRASKA CITY — Ryan Vermeer’s search for his putting touch is over.<p>The reigning national PGA Professional champion claimed his second Nebraska …

Golf

Six de Koonings Discovered in a Storage Locker—But How Do We Know They’re Real?

TV shows like <i>Container Wars</i> and <i>Storage Wars</i> are dedicated to investors examining storage containers from a distance and offering serious cash, …

The Arts

National Weather Service says 12 tornadoes hit Iowa last week

CLOSE<p>Iowa DOT video shows multiple funnel clouds and tornadoes sweeping towards Bondurant from the I-80 traffic camera in Altoona.<p>A total of 12 …

Weather

Hyperreal paintings of fruit - in pictures

For Dennis Wojtkiewicz, who creates hyper-real paintings of cross-sectioned fruit, finding his niche was a slog, until he set about carving up lemons. “The sun was out and the light happened to pass through the flesh,” he says. “It was a revelation. The form came to life.”<p>To capture the moment, he …

Art

Allegory of the Catholic Faith | Johannes Vermeer | 32.100.18 | Work of Art | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

This picture draws on the complex language of allegory to depict the triumph of the Catholic Church at a moment when public celebrations of the Mass …

Art

Nebraskan Scott Gutschewski shoots under par in Pinnacle Bank Championship third round

Scott Gutschewski overcame a pair of double bogeys in Saturday’s third round of the Pinnacle Bank Championship to shoot a 1-under 70 and be at …

Golf

Image of man sitting in wreckage captures heartbreak after Iowa tornadoes

<b>(CNN) —</b> A man sits alone on a rock as chaos swirls around him in the aftermath of a devastating tornado.<p>Sirens wail. The area is littered with overturned cars and twisted debris crumpled on top of each other after a tornado ripped through Pella, Iowa, one of several that tore through the state on …

Iowa

Stunning videos and photos show terrifying tornado outbreak in the Midwest

Central Iowa was the scene of a "sudden" tornado outbreak on Thursday, resulting in some breathtaking videos and photos capturing the terror of …

Weather

'Truly a miracle' that no one died in tornado that hit Vermeer

CLOSE<p>Aerial view of extensive torndo damage at Vermeer Corp in Pella, Iowa.<p>PELLA, Ia. — The scene quickly transforms while driving along Vermeer …

Artists

Photos: Destruction and debris after tornado in Pella

Cars and debris are scattered around the Vermeer campus Friday, July 20, 2018 after a tornado passed through Pella Thursday afternoon. Zach …

Artists

Photos: Flurry of tornadoes sweeps through Iowa, flattening buildings and injuring more than a dozen

Damage to production plants at Vermeer Corp., a farm and construction equipment manufacturer in Pella, Iowa, is seen in an aerial view, Thursday, …

Iowa

Millard West and Nebraska grad Brady Schnell finishes British Open with 4-over round

Millard West and Nebraska graduate Brady Schnell finished his stay in the British Open by shooting a 4-over 75 in Friday’s second round at Carnoustie.<p>…

Golf

Photos: Aerial view of tornado damage at Pella's Vermeer Corp.

Aerial view of extensive tornado damage to production plants Thursday, July 19, 2018, at Vermeer Corp., a farm and construction equipment …

Iowa

Vermeer Corp. tornado damage

Get the news<p>Subscribe Today<p>Log In<p>Subscribed, but don't have a login?<p>Activate your digital access.<p>CLOSE<p>Aerial view of extensive torndo damage at …

Iowa

Tornadoes Strike Several Iowa Towns, Significant Damage Reported

A tornado has made a "direct hit" on the city of Marshalltown, Iowa the state's Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management said …

Weather

Photos: Aerial view of Iowa tornado damage at Pella's Vermeer Corp.

Aerial view of extensive tornado damage to production plants Thursday, July 19, 2018, at Vermeer Corp., a farm and construction equipment …

Iowa

Tornadoes Hit Iowa, Leaving Major Damage and Some Injuries

A flurry of unexpected tornadoes swept through central Iowa, injuring at least 17 people, flattening buildings in three cities and forcing the …

Weather

Massive tornado damage in central, south central Iowa

(Undated) -- Numerous communities across Iowa were hit by destructive tornadoes Thursday afternoon.<p>Bondurant, Marshalltown and Pella are among the …

Weather

Searching for Caravaggio in the Kitchen

They say we eat with our eyes first — but is food nourishment, or art, or both? At <i>Taste</i>, art history professor Noah Charney tries to answer the …

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